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Section 44. PUBLIC AFFAIRS

CSSC Code Title Alternate Titles Description
Main Category Sub-Category Course
44     PUBLIC AFFAIRS   A summary of groups of instructional programs that describe the formulation, implementation, administration, evaluation, and management of public policies and programs, including those services which are directed toward the betterment of economic and social conditions
  01   PUBLIC AFFAIRS, GENERAL   A group of instructional programs that generally describes the formulation, implementation, administration, evaluation and management of public policies and programs, including those services which are directed toward the betterment of economic and social conditions
    00 Public Affairs, Other General    
  02   COMMUNITY SERVICES   A group of instructional programs that describe the theories, methods, and techniques of combining school and community resources to provide information, instruction, and recreation to all members of a community
    00 Community Services, Other    
  03   INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC SERVICE   A group of instructional programs that describe principles and theories underlying the structure and processes of major international organizations, such as the United Nations and the Organization of American States
    00 International Public Service, Other    
  04   PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION   A group of instructional programs that describe the knowledge, skills, values, and behaviors involved in the formulation of public policies and the management of public services
    00 Public Administration, Other    
  05   PUBLIC POLICY STUDIES.   A group of instructional programs that describe the principles and techniques by which systematic judgments and evaluative assessments are made with respect to particular public policy
    00 Public Policy Studies, Other    
  06   PUBLIC WORKS   A group of instructional programs that describe the role of the government in constructing, maintaining, and providing structures and utilities for use by the general public.
    00 Public Works, Other    
  07   SOCIAL WORK   A group of instructional programs that describe the social interventions that enhance, conserve, and augment the means by which persons, individually or collectively, can solve disruptions in their social existence
    11 Human Services   social work; day care centers; nursing homes; crisis centers
    00 Social Work, Other    
  99   PUBLIC AFFAIRS, OTHER   A group of instructional programs in public affairs not described above.
    00 Public Affairs, Other    

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